Social Security Disability Insurance (also known as SSDI, or DIB) is a benefit program implemented by the Federal government and operated by the Social Security Administration (SSA.) It provides month(...)
The attorneys for Scott Panetti, a severely mentally ill man who believes Texas is trying to execute him for preaching the Gospel, have asked the state to stay his execution. Panetti's death sentence, however, is not for preaching the Gospel, but for murdering his parents-in-law in 1992. His planned execution is being opposed by both mental health professionals and over 50 evangelical leaders.